Health Apps – Opportunities for Life Sciences Companies

By | 2016-12-06T15:47:50+00:00 October 21, 2015|Categories: White Papers|Tags: , , |

There has been an explosion of “off the shelf” personal mobile health apps and devices in the last two years and the trend shows no sign of slowing down. The market for mobile health apps and connected devices is growing at a compound rate of 61%, and could reach $26B by 2017. Coupled with data [...]

I Have Seen the Future and It Is…JavaScript?

By | 2016-12-06T15:47:54+00:00 January 20, 2015|Categories: White Papers|Tags: , , , , |

Node.JS takes Javascript, normally used on the browser, and turns it into a powerful, server-side tool. Introduction With the exception of dot-coms and other startups, enterprise web application development has largely been dominated by 2 platforms -- Java or .NET. Sure, other platforms have slipped in here and there but nothing has achieved serious traction. [...]

The Cold Hard Truth

By | 2017-04-13T16:16:59+00:00 October 16, 2014|Categories: Strategic Delivery Posts, White Papers|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

ALM tools can tell you the truth about your code - but what if you don’t like what you see? Gloria Steinem once said “the truth will set you free...but first it'll piss you off!” This reality frequently hits home with many organizations implementing Application Lifecycle Managment (ALM) tools. They find their velocity has [...]

Why Docker Matters

By | 2016-12-07T15:41:39+00:00 July 21, 2014|Categories: White Papers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Docker containers are more than the latest IT trend. When used properly they can revolutionize your software development process.  If you’ve been reading the trades over the past several weeks, you have probably seen some articles about a new tool called Docker. Wired magazine has called it the next big thing. ZDNet said with Docker, [...]


By | 2014-07-16T01:48:34+00:00 June 4, 2014|Categories: Case Studies|Tags: , , , , , , |

Company Profile Abbvie is a leading biopharmaceutical company that operates globally with a presence in over 170 countries. Abbvie has approximately 25,000 employees worldwide with revenue in excess of $18 billion. The company headquarters are located in the Abbott Park, Illinois, which is part of the greater Chicago metropolitan area. Business Situation Abbvie’s PCS (preclinical [...]

Chicago Cubs

By | 2016-12-06T15:48:00+00:00 June 4, 2014|Categories: Case Studies|Tags: , , , , , , |

Company Profile The Chicago Cubs are a professional baseball team located in Chicago, Illinois. They are part of the Central Division of Major League Baseball's National League.  Maven Wave's client is the Technology Group within the Cubs organization. Business Situation Cubs employees, former players, current players and their families may request tickets and/or parking for [...]

Townstone Financial

By | 2016-12-06T15:48:01+00:00 June 2, 2014|Categories: Case Studies|Tags: , , , , |

Company Profile Townstone Financial is a full service mortgage banker with an experienced staff offering expertise in every area of mortgage lending, from purchase to refinance to construction lending. Townstone has built a strong reputation as an outstanding mortgage banking firm serving the lending needs of real estate professionals, builders, and individual homebuyers throughout Illinois, [...]

The Missing Link: Artifact Repository for Development Teams

By | 2017-04-13T16:18:49+00:00 February 25, 2014|Categories: Fusion Blog, Strategic Delivery Posts|Tags: , , , , , , , |

An artifact repository can get all of your development teams working together, regardless of where they are located. Without an artifact repository in place, your organization may look like this: Without an Artifact Repository Does this look familiar? You work on one or more large enterprise application You have many groups of developers working [...]

Two Reasons to Consider Hybrid Mobile App Frameworks

By | 2016-12-06T15:48:04+00:00 October 14, 2013|Categories: Fusion Blog|Tags: , , , , , |

Today, the only thing that’s predictable about mobility is its unpredictability. We cannot foresee what platforms, form factors and technology we will need to support in order to be competitive tomorrow. This presents a serious challenge when planning how your organization will cater to the mobile consumer. When building that next mobile-friendly web site or [...]

Making Informed Decisions about Mobiles Apps: Part Two

By | 2016-12-06T15:48:05+00:00 September 7, 2013|Categories: White Papers|Tags: , , , , , |

A Deeper Dive Into Hybrid Frameworks According to Gartner, by 2016 50% of mobile applications deployed will have been developed using a hybrid framework.  This article dives into some of the driving reasons for this shift and takes an in-depth look at the pros and cons of hybrid. It is painfully obvious to us all [...]